News on diagnostic systems for drugs of abuse and toxicology.
The test, cleared for use with Quidel’s Triage MeterPro instrument, uses monoclonal antibodies that are specific for the metabolites of nine drug classes.
As the circle of doctors ordering drug testing expands, labs find themselves more involved in advisory and interpretive roles that go beyond running assays.
The ongoing opioid epidemic has heightened demand among physicians for more frequent and more rapid drug testing.
A deep analysis of data from drug tests performed at Quest over the past six years has helped the company identify which drug tests are needed by clinicians.